Movie Review: ‘DUNKIRK’ – Christopher Nolan puts audience at center of WWII’s miracle of deliverance

July 20th, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic DUNKIRK Rated PG-13, Director: Christopher Nolan Cast: Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard, Aneurin Barnard, Barry Keoghan, Mark Rylance, Tom Glynn-Carney, Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Jack Lowden and Kenneth Branagh Agent of chaos Director Christopher Nolan has had an extraordinary career. As time has moved on, Nolan has increasingly matured as a filmmaker. This can be seen in his new film DUNKIRK that focuses the allied ...

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Life adrift: Dallas filmmaker’s ‘GHOST STORY’ is a haunting pleasure

July 20th, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor A GHOST STORY Rated R, 92 minutes. Director: David Lowery Cast: Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Will Oldham, Liz Franke, Rob Zabrecky and Sonia Acevedo Opens Friday at the Angelika Film Center in Dallas and Plano. There's a quote that reads, "Nothing belongs to us. Even the air we breathe must be exhaled." It's the kind of thought that stops you in your tracks and consumes you. The idea that nothing is permanent and ...

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Movie Review: ‘THE JOURNEY’ shows great performances, but packs light

July 17th, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic THE JOURNEY Rated PG-13, 94 minutes. Director: Nick Hamm Cast: Timothy Spall, Colm Meaney, John Hurt, Catherine McCormack, Freddie Highmore and Ian McElhinney In 2006, talks between sworn enemies Sinn Fein’s Martin McGuiness and the Democratic Party’s Rev. Ian Paisley led to peace in Northern Ireland after decades of turmoil. After the 2006 St. Andrews Agreement, Paisley became First Minister and McGuiness became ...

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